John-Manuel Andriote is an award-winning author, journalist, speaker, and health advocate. Since 1983 he has written about health and medicine, LGBT issues and popular culture. His latest book is Stonewall Strong: Gay Men’s Heroic Fight for Resilience, Good Health, and a Strong Community. Drawing from his firsthand experience, as well as the research and interviews he has conducted on the subject of resilience, Andriote has developed a free online course called Becoming Stonewall Strong: Claim and Build Your Emotional Resilience. In early 2021, he expects to launch his new practice as a one-on-one personal resilience coach.